C Singleton

Biography

C G Singleton maintains the website, Insubstantial Pageant, which showcases the work of a number of writers and artists based in Gloucester, England. We aim to give an independent view on anything and everything that interests us, from science fiction to Sappho, politics to the Pre-Raphaelites. We hope you take a look and find something that interests you.

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Books

The City through the Clouds
By C Singleton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,160. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Fiction
"I had a very strange dream about the sea coming right up to our house, so that the garden turned into a beach. Wouldn't it be fantastic - I'd give anything for that." But Athene Groves, and her brother and sister, find it anything but fantastic - especialy when the sea doesn't stop at the garden, or even the house, but goes on to swallow up everything familiar to them.
Aphrodite in a Blue Silk Dress
By C Singleton
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction
"See how you enter, your head held high. Your past left behind you, now you're one of a kind. With your gowns and your finery, a vision no less. You are Aphrodite in a blue silk dress." An anthology of poems on life and love, youth and age edited by C. G. Singleton.
The Dream of the Monkey God
By C Singleton
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction
Picture a cave wall filled with images of bison and deer, the earth reds and yellow ochres glowing in the dim light. Now picture Hobby and her grandfather, Ash, standing before the pictures, seeking the help of their ancestors in an hour of crisis. She sees them standing before her as though still alive, and she must intercede on the tribe's behalf. But other visions come to her as well...
Alp Station
By C Singleton
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction
"Professor Maitland, you attack those who run corrupt regimes, start illegal wars, make millions as they destroy the world economy through reckless gambling. Such people will never play fair." But nor, it seems, will his hosts at the remote mountain chateau to which he has come. Why has he been invited, and who is the mysterious girl whose presence seems specifically designed to embarrass him?

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